Nigeria: Ogoni People Still Drinking Polluted Water - Report
News Nigeria Civil society mobilisation Pollution
"STILL POLLUTED: Monitoring Government and Shell's Response to UNEP's Environmental Assessment of Ogoniland" is a report product of two years monitoring of the effort of the Nigerian government and oil companies to address the remediation of the environmentally-devastated Ogoniland through the implementation of the concrete recommendations in the report by the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP)
Portable toilet protest in Cape Town draws attention to right to sanitation violations
News South Africa Health Sanitation
Pota pota toilets are portable toilets used in homes that lack basic sanitation services. They are delivered by truck to homes, used, collected again by trucks, transported to a depot to be emptied, and then returned to the homes for use again.
Nigeria: Controversy over safe drinking water in local communities
News Nigeria Drinkable water
How much of portable water is available to an average Nigerian today? The answer may depend on respondent.While the Federal Government may have scored self high in meeting 70 per cent water needs in the country, environmental rights activists said the claim berates severe thirst in several communities.